Grasp the side-mounted lever and pull up.
Pull the current blade from the saw.
Insert the new blade into the slot. Wiggle it from side to side and back and forth to ensure it is properly set into the space.
Lower the side lever.
Pull vigorously on the blade to check the proper seating. It should be held in the saw with a firm grip.
- Aways wear safety gloves when handling saw blades.